Luke Kleintank is an American actor best known for his role in the television series Gossip Girl. He stands at a height of 1.83 meters (6 feet high).
Luke Kleintank was born on May 18, 1990, in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. The two-meter tall actor has light brown hair and blue eyes. He grew up in Guadalajara, Mexico, where he and his family moved when he was just two years old. There he completed his early education and later lived in Stevensville, Maryland.
Luke Kleintank Biography/Acting Career
Luke said that he was encouraged by his mother to start acting at a very young age; and so at the age of 5, after he had acted in his first play (Carnival, as it was called), he decided that he wanted to pursue a career as an actor. Growing up, he did a series of shows in his community and a series of stage productions in high school before moving to New York City to pursue his acting career, and it finally paid off when he landed a role in an episode of the television series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit as Greg in 2009.
In 2010 he played the role of bisexual Eliot Leichter, who had a love interest in Eric Van Woodsen on Gossip Girl. In September 2010 he had a role as Noah Newman in the television series The Young and the Restless.
Luke Kleintank finally joined the cast of the Fox series ‘Bones’ in 2011 as Finn Abernathy. He also appeared several times in the CBS series ‘The Good Wife’. In 2013 he played the role of Travis in the teen drama series Pretty Little Liars, which lasted until 2014. Also in 2013, he played the role of Jake in The Crime Scene Investigation.
Luke Kleintank’s Recent Roles
Kleintank’s most recent work began in 2015 as the cast of the Amazon series; The Man in the High Castle as Joe Blake and this series is based on the original novel by science fiction author Philip K. Dick. The series explains what life was like after the Second World War; it portrays a divided America, the Great Nazi Empire, and the Japanese Pacific States.
Currently, “The Man in the Tall Castles” is in its second season, and the third season has been announced for 2018. From previous interviews he has had with the press, it is clear that his roles have had a great influence on him as a person.
Luke played in a whole series of other movies between 2012 and 2015, including “Phantom Halo”, “Sacrifice”, “Max” and “Dark House”.
More On Luke Kleintank
Lukas loves music, dancing, singing, whitewater rafting and he loves geocaching, a new game first played in mid-2000. It’s basically a modern hide-and-seek game where the participants hide and search for containers with the help of GPS.
I must confess that this is the first time I’ve heard of such a sport if you can call it that. People who participate call it “A national treasure hunt played online at geocaching.com”.
Luke Kleintank’s Siblings
He has a sister named Ruth and a niece. At present, there is little information about his extended family.
Is Luke Kleintank Gay Or Straight?
Luke Kleintank is known to be a person who loves to keep his love life private. He has not shared any information about his sexuality.
Some people think he is gay, probably because of his “bisexual” role in Gossip Girl, but he has opened up to set the record straight and say he is straight. I think this proves that he’s a really talented actor and can play several character personalities.
Is Luke Kleintank Dating?
Luke supposedly doesn’t want to waste his time on meaningless dates and engagements; he’s supposedly looking for a serious relationship because he’s a long-term guy. He wants to marry his next girlfriend and will not go out with anyone who will not be his potential wife. But right now he is single, and we clearly understand the reason for this.
Luke Kleintank Social Media and Net Worth
Luke Kleintank loves writing and has a very active Twitter and Instagram account with over 80,000 followers on both accounts. He is known for a very simple life and not having too many appearances in the media and paparazzi.
Luke’s net worth can be estimated at around $14.8 million; however, it could be more that he is a well-paid actor.